"Forget ski-lifts and long lines. A short drive from Telluride in the San Juan Mountains, you'll find miles of trails, endless acres of untouched powder, and a backcountry hut system that means you can leave the weighty tent, stove, and sleeping bag at home. Learn how to avoid avalanches; prevent altitude sickness, and master the Telemark turn."-- description from box. Topics: vhs, colorado, skiing Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Air Power is a historical educational television series broadcast in the 1950s over the CBS television network dealing with the rise of aviation as a military weapon. It starred Walter Cronkite as the narrator and featured a musical score by Norman Dello Joio.This episode of "Air Power" entitled "The Day North America is Attacked" features the U.S. Air Force Combat Operations Center located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Generals Earle E. Partridge and Nathan Twining are... Topics: Air Power, North America Aerospace, Strategic Command, Colorado, Civil defense, Soviet Union, Cold...
byDepartment of the Interior. Division of Motion Pictures
Shows the Colorado River, electric power transmission lines, and a steel plant in operation. A train brings materials, fuel, and workmen to Boulder City to build Boulder Dam. Close-ups are shown of buckets on cable cars dumping cement into the coffer dam. Includes views of the power lines and towers at the dam site, the switches to control the power, and the completed dam; and the farms, homes, and orchards made possible by power and water from the dam.National Archives Identifier: 11674Local... Topics: Boulder City (Nev.), Building, Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico), Dams, Irrigation, Military bases,...
byDepartment of Agriculture. Federal Extension Service
Civilian Conservation Corps members set up camp areas, thin and clear forests, clear and mark bridle trails, build fences around pasture lands, clean out prairie dog holes, and construct roads in the national forests of Colorado, Wyoming, and South Dakota. Includes shots of recreational facilities available to CCC members.National Archives Identifier: 7389Local Identifier: 33.475Creator(s):* Department of Agriculture. Federal Extension Service. (01/02/1954 - 04/13/1970) (Most Recent)From:*... Topics: Civilians, Colorado, Forests and forestry, Motion pictures, National parks and reserves, South...